Robert Fuller and Malcolm Harsch found hanging from trees, California residents demand answers

Hosted by

Demonstrators participate in a rally for Robert Fuller, whose body was found hanging from a tree one block from Palmdale City Hall, California. This comes after the police killing of George Floyd. June 13, 2020. Photo credit: Ringo Chiu/Reuters.

Community members in the Antelope Valley and high desert are looking for answers in the deaths of Robert Fuller and Malcolm Harsch, who were recently found dead, hanging from trees in Palmdale and Victorville. Law enforcement officials say both incidents were likely suicides. Family, friends and residents of Palmdale and Victorville are demanding a full investigation. 

Credits

Guests:
Rahim Kurwa - Assistant Professor of Criminology, Law, and Justice at the University of Illinois, Chicago and author of, "Apartheid's Afterlives: Policing Black Life in the Antelope Valley", Cerise Castle - Producer

Host:
Steve Chiotakis

Producers:
Christian Bordal, Jenna Kagel